[Mimedefang] Help with SA within MD

Mark G. Thomas Mark at Misty.com
Fri Jun 15 12:56:06 EDT 2007


This sounds a little like what happens with SpamAssassin-3.2.0 on 
my systems, as per my last post.  Did you have the problem with 3.1.8, 
or did it just start happening with the upgrade to 3.2.0 ?


On Fri, Jun 15, 2007 at 12:44:21PM -0300, scuba at centroin.com.br wrote:
> Hi all,
> 	Something strange is happening with one of my MD boxes.
> 	Maybe it should best addressed in a SA list, but as far as it's 
> used with MD, maybe someone could help me.
> 	The problem is that when I enable SA in mimedefang-filter, the 
> multiplexor takes a lot more time to finish the message scan, and the 
> server starts to swap.
> 	I.e: The normal (removing "spam_assassin_check()" from filter) 
> average/scan is about 290 ms with one or two salves busy.
> 	With SA enabled, the scan takes from 30s to 70s. The number of 
> slaves hits the maximum.
> 	Disable bayes checks, and set localtestonly, doesn't make 
> difference.
> 	I would like some clue on how to track/debug this behavior.
> 	I have two boxes with the same setup, but only one has the 
> problem.
> 	My config is as follow:
> 	FreeBSD 5.4, 1GB RAM.
> 	MD 2.61
> 	SA 3.2.0 (upgraded yesterday from ports)
> 	PERL 5.8.5
> 	The host that does not have the problem, is running FBSD 6.1 and 
> Perl 5.8.8, that's the basic difference.
> - Marcelo
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